BFI Film Academy 2017 - Apply Now!

Applications are open for the fourth Aberdeen BFI Film Academy course, which runs from October 2017 until February 2018. Funded by the BFI and Creative Scotland and working in partnership with NESCOL and the Belmont Filmhouse, the prestigious course will include masterclasses from a range of professionals, culminating in the production of two short films. Participants are expected to commit to weekly sessions and occasional training and filming over weekends.

Date added: 01/09/2017

The Big Move

The Station House Media Unit building in Woodside is to undergo a million pound make-over following a successful application to the Scottish Government Regeneration Capital Fund.
Date added: 18/08/2017

Longtime Youth Media host moves on

Tuesday was a day of mixed emotions at shmu as one of our Youth Media presenters Natasha hosted her last Music Madness live show on shmu FM.

Natasha has been involved in Youth Media for over seven years, and has been involved in several projects at shmu including the Youth Radio Project and BFI Film Academy, as well as Youth Film, Radio and Music through the wider Youth Media project.

Date added: 16/08/2017

Evening of World Dance & Music

On the 2nd August 2017, the Youth Media Team were given the opportunity to go along and see the Evening of World Dance & Music at the Tivoli theatre. They were treated to a variety of different acts from around the world. First off to start the show was the Nkrabea Dance Ensemble with their spectacular performance of Jerah.

Date added: 04/08/2017

"Q for Quite Brilliant": Angie Joss reviews the La Inestable Theatre at AIYF

"Q For Quite Brilliant"


Date added: 31/07/2017

Youth Media Cover the Kick-starting First Event of AIYF

Yesterday, the 28th of July, we at youth media went over to Inchgarth Community Centre for the premier of aiyf to deliver an exclusive coverage of the first official event in AIYF 2017.

Date added: 29/07/2017

Youth Media team gets ready for Aberdeen International Youth Festival

The shmu Youth Media team are no strangers to Aberdeen International Youth Festival – in fact, this is their ninth year covering it!

Date added: 21/07/2017

57 North Presents: Dumbhouse

This week on 57° North Presents, we're excited to feature local singer-songwriter Dumbhouse! Tune in to the show on shmuFM from 8-10pm to hear new Dumbhouse tracks, an interview with Craig himself, local music news, gigs and releases - and probably a couple old Ashley Park gems while we're at it!

Date added: 17/07/2017

57 North Presents: Deadloss Superstar

This week on 57° North Presents, we're delighted to feature Deadloss Superstar! They appeared live on the show on Monday the 10th of July from 8-10pm, playing tracks from their across their sixteen-year career and chatti

Date added: 10/07/2017

57NP: Michael James and the Bedheads

This week on 57° North Presents, we're delighted to feature local indie acoustic act Michael James and the Bedheads! They will appear live on 57 North Presents on Monday the 3rd of July from 8-10pm.

Date added: 03/07/2017